As digital nomads, we’re always looking for the next new location to set up camp, explore, and create a life in. Taking into account internet speed, cost of living, and the quality of life, the only remaining question is: where?
⚡️Here are 6 reasons why Ho Chi Minh City/Saigon should be your next new adventure.⚡️
It’s super cheap.
When it comes to value for money, Vietnam is one of the greatest countries in the world, and Ho Chi Minh City, there are apartments available to rent for as little as $200-$250 a month, while motorbikes can be rented each month for a mere $60.
More than this, the city is a great place to indulge your appetite, as you can eat premium local delicacies for only a few dollars a meal – and you’ll be able to find street food for less than a dollar – meaning it’s totally affordable to eat out for every meal.
It’s heaven for foodies.
As well as being affordable, Vietnamese food is some of the best in the world – Banh mi, Bun cha and Pho are just a few of the mouth-watering dishes you can expect to find at the countless street food stalls in Ho Chi Minh City.
Far from having exclusively Vietnamese cuisine, street food stalls in Ho Chi Minh City sell a diverse range of cuisines, originating from a number of its neighbouring East Asian countries, and whether you’re a fan of sushi or noodles, the streets of Ho Chi Minh city will have something for you.
It’s home to a number of high quality co-working spaces.
Because Ho Chi Min City is such a popular destination for digital nomads (due to the features listed here) there are some incredible co-working spaces in the city for you to explore and work in.
For example, the Officespot co-working space in Ho Chi Minh City has a number of different sections to suit the needs of each individual digital nomad, with both private and non-private rooms, a mini café area, and a bright atmosphere which nourishes creativity.
It’s a great place to meet all kinds of people.
Since Ho Chi Minh city is such a hotspot for nomads, you’ll end up meeting tons of different people from all over the world, from every country and continent, all with vastly different backgrounds and life experiences. You’re sure to make valuable friendships with interesting, like-minded people, as well as memories that last a lifetime.